Code Builder Overview

Code Builder Overview


Salesforce Code Builder is a web-based integrated development environment that has all the power and flexibility of Visual Studio Code, Salesforce Extensions for VS Code, and Salesforce CLI in your web browser. Code Builder provides a modern developer experience for all developers, regardless of expertise level. Code Builder makes it easy for admins and developers alike to work in the cloud without having to worry about downloading software, setup or your machine specs.

Code Builder is development environment that can be spun up in seconds, and is custom to your Salesforce org and your specified project. Through Code Builder, access your favorite Salesforce languages and frameworks, such as Apex, SOQL, Visualforce, Aura, and Lightning Web Components. Access rich developer tools such as debuggers for Apex, Linting and so on. You can install Code Builder as a managed package in any supported Salesforce org edition.

Code Builder Welcome Page

NOTE: This feature is a Beta Service. Customer may opt to try such Beta Service in its sole discretion. Any use of the Beta Service is subject to the applicable Beta Services Terms provided at Agreements and Terms.

Important Considerations for Code Builder Beta

  • We’ve capped usage for beta at 20 hours for a maximum of 30 days.
  • We highly recommend that you save your work and close the browser tab that is running Code Builder to stop the usage clock when you aren’t using Code Builder.
  • Code Builder is in open beta and is available to try on a first-come, first-served basis. Once you join beta, you might be added to a waitlist, and will receive an email when a spot opens up for you.

Additional Resources

Bugs and Feedback

If you encounter any issues using Code Builder, or want to provide other types of feedback, such as initial impressions or feature requests, file an issue in the GitHub repo. We want to understand what features and enhancements are important to you.

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